Jazzfest lineup: Feist, Jacob Collier, Robert Glasper Experiment, Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet, Donny McCaslin, and The Bad Plus included in the 25+ artists announced this week
Bill Frisell, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Maceo Parker & the Ray Charles Orchestra, Joss Stone, Mavis Staples, Hiromi, Pierre Kwenders, Caravan Palace, and many more join the Jazzfest 2017 lineup.
After a brief reminder that we’re not quite out of the winter woods yet, the weekend holds greater promise of spring. And as always, there’s lots going on to keep you distracted from the fact that the spring equinox has passed and there’s “mixed precipitation” in the forecast for Friday.
The Grammy nominated artists played most of their catalogue, along with several covers including the likes of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as well as Bob Dylan.
In anticipation of Prozzäk’s new album and Forever 1999 Tour, we speak with James Bryan McCallum, the musician behind the character Milo, and we take you through time with some 90s favourites and new Prozzäk songs.
If there is one thing of which Jenn is certain, she loves playing her new music live. Jenn Grant performs at the National Arts Centre Theatre on Saturday March 25.
The indie rockers were ready to party, proclaiming “We don’t have a show tomorrow, so we can leave it all out on the field!” The crowd was just as prepared, singing and dancing all night long.
Sam Roberts once sang “there’s no road that ain’t a hard road to travel on.” That’s especially true for the life of a musician. That struggle to persevere in the industry has influenced much of country singer Lindi Ortega’s songwriting over her nearly 20 year career. But she now finds herself more at peace with […]
Ottawa was one of the last stops on their North American tour, and the sisters had some great stories to tell of their pilgrimage through Canada during the latest snowstorm.
This week on a special XL-sized podcast, we have not one, but two fantastic guests.
I See Stars brought enough energy to blow a fuse onstage at Zaphod’s.
Alex Binkley: “I’d never heard of pianist Jana Stuart… Now I would look forward to attending another performance by her.”
Against Me! perform at the Bronson Centre Theatre on March 24.
For more of what’s going on around town, take a look at our event calendar. Don’t forget to tag your photos from this weekend with our #apt613wknd hashtag for a chance to be featured on our Instagram feed!
Joel and Bill Plaskett perform at the National Arts Centre on March 18. Apt613 has a pair of tickets to give away.
It’s International Women’s Day and the hosts of Ladies First on CHUO 89.1 FM know you need a kickass playlist.